2010 Festivals in Historic Wallace and the Silver Valley

Every year sees an amazing range of festivals that help make this the most fascinating small town in America! On this page, we present an enhanced version of the 2010 Wallace Chamber of Commerce Events Calendar. Many Silver Valley events are also included. Four of Wallace's festivals are large enough to warrant their own pages, complete with photos and forms. However, please be aware that the Yuletide Lighting Festival has not yet be updated for 2010.

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click on the '56 Corvette to see Depot Day 2010 photos and winners
See who won 100 Troy ounces of these 0.999 fine silver Centennial rounds
Gyro Days 2010
Photos and Winners
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DEARLY BELOVED at the Melodrama, March 5 thru 21, 2010 Spring Melodrama opens at the Sixth Street Theatre: "Dearly Beloved" Comedy (208) 752-8871
6 1910 Fireman's Ball click to see pdf poster for 1910 Fireman's Ball, Saturday March 6, 2010 Elks Lodge
(208) 753-4255
13 Free Ski School Graduation, Awards Ceremony & BBQ at Lookout Pass (208) 744-1301

2 First Friday downtown businesses host Easter Egg Hunt noon to 7 PM (208) 752-5151
17 Silver Valley Business Expo in Kellogg (208) 784-0821
Kellogg Chamber
    2010 Leadman Triathlon
  • run to ski/board 1 mile
  • bike downhill 7 to 11 miles
  • run 4.0 to 4.5 miles
Silver Mountain Resort
25 Wallace Business Community Association Downtown Clean-Up Day (208) 753-6141
Dick Caron

1 Sierra Silver Mine Tour opens (208) 752-5151
1 Opening of Pulaski/1910 fire Exhibit at Wallace Mining Museum
Steve Matz, IPNF Heritage Manager, presents results of 2008 Pulaski archelogical dig: 1:00 & 3:00 PM
(208) 556-1592
1 Loyalty Day Parade in Osburn (208) 753-7151
2 38th Sunshine Mine Disaster Memorial Service (208) 784-0821
7 click to open PDF poster in separate window First Friday
"Dressing Up in 50's and 60's Style"
5 to 7 PM
(208) 752-0111
7 click to open PDF poster in separate window Fourth Annual Dinner Dance at the Eagles Dave DeRoos
(208) 753-3071
8 Click to attend Depot Day 2010 25th annual Depot Day
(Northern Pacific Depot Railroad Museum Festival and Classic Car Show) in Wallace
(208) 752-0111
Depot Day 2010


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Photos and Winners

21-23 Society of American Foresters Convention Ralph Cornwall
(509) 926-3074
22 Opening of Route of the Hiawatha (208)744-1301
Lookout Pass
28 Wallace High School Graduation at 7PM (208) 753-5315
29 Kellogg High School Graduation at 2PM (208) 784-1371
29 Opening of 1910 Fire Exhibit at Staff House Museum (208) 784-4141

1 Opening of 1910 Fire Exhibit at John Mullan Museum (208) 744-1155
3-5 Idaho State Elks Convention in Wallace (208) 753-4255
4-6 Wallace Street Fair, June 4 thru 6, 2010 Downtown Wallace Street Fair
featuring vendors from the Northwest
Antiques, Arts, Crafts, Music and Food
(208) 753-4255
12 click to open printable pdf poster in separate window 2010 $5000 Dinner Chamber Fund Raiser Silver Strike 5000
reverse drawing for $5000
    Wallace Chamber Fund Raiser
  • 200 tickets at $50/couple
  • $1000 CASH & $4000 in Visa Gift Cards
  • gourmet hors d'oeuvres
  • live entertainment
  • prizes & raffles
  • click link to view/print poster
(208) 753-7151
Wallace Chamber
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left to right: John Turner, Bruce Baraby, Wanda Ricksecker and Justin Blakeman/Heather Litz

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The Grand Prize of the 2010 Silver Strike $5000 Reverse Drawing was divided by the last 4 ticket holders! A hot sizzling time was had by all! Great prizes throughout the evening. Special thanks to Mitzi Scheel and the entire Silver Strike Committee for a successful evening benefiting the Historic Wallace Chamber of Commerce and Visitor's Center.

Diane Reifer
Chamber Coordinator
Historic Wallace Chamber of Commerce
10 River Street, Wallace ID 83873
(208) 753-7151
17-19 Win 100 Troy ounces of these 0.999 fine silver Centennial rounds
Gyro Days Carnival and Lead Creek Derby
in Wallace
    Raffle based on the time it takes the Gyro Ball to float from Mullan to Wallace
  • 1st wins one hundred 0.999 fine silver rounds
  • 2nd - 6th wins $100
  • 7th - 11th wins $50
  • 12th - 14th wins $25
(208) 753-7151
Wallace Chamber
19 Lead Creek Breakfast at the Morning Club in Mullan (208) 744-1601
Dan White
19 69th running of the Lead Creek Derby from Mullan to Wallace (208) 753-7151
Lead Creek Derby 2010


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Photos and Winners

21 Bridge the Years and Ride the Wall in Enaville
Registration form for this 12th annual 13-mile bicycle ride and BBQ on the longest day of the year may be downloaded.
(208) 682-3453
Joe Peak

3 Idaho Statehood Day Downtown Wallace (208) 752-5151
4 July 4, 2010, Silver Valley Celebration Silver Valley 4th of July Celebration (208) 784-0821
7 27th season of summer melodrama 27th Season of Summer Melodrama opens at the Sixth Street Theater
with Suds in the River
Snakes Afloat
shows run Wednesday thru Sunday for 4 weeks
(208) 752-8871
19-24 ATV Jamboree and Rodeo 2010 in and around Wallace (208) 512-2269
High Mountain ATV

click to open letter size PDF poster in separate window
Silver Creek "Jam"
Benefit Concert

in the NEW Wallace School Bus Barn
opens at 7 PM with Trestle Creek
all proceeds go to Haiti Fund and Kenya Water Wells

Click image to open letter size pdf poster in a separate window

(208) 556-0605
Rotary Club
24-25 Silver Hoops 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament in Kellogg (208) 784-0821
Kellogg Chamber

4 Sixth Annual Good Samaritan Bike Jam
Ride at 6 PM and BBQ at 7 on Wednesday evening
Cyclists will be riding 10 miles from Mullan to Silverton (with shuttle provided).
Fee is $20 and includes BBQ dinner and t-shirt.
(208) 556-1147
Mitzi Scheel
4 27th season of summer melodrama 27th Summer Melodrama continues at the Sixth Street Theater
with Rustlers at the Ranch
How Swift Can the Taylors Run?
shows run Wednesday thru Sunday for 4 weeks
(208) 752-8871
6-7 Silver Valley Relay For Life in Kellogg
a walking/running event to benefit the American Cancer Society
(208) 753-9342
Judy Lewis
7 23nd Cd'A District Mining Competition at Gene Day Park in Osburn (208) 556-2535
Bob McPhail
7 Fireman's Fun Festival in Mullan (208) 744-1645
Elliott's Garage
14 Silver Mountain's 17th BrewsFEST
    Music and Microbrews at the top of the Mountain
  • The Fat Tones
  • Raggs and Bush Doktor
  • blues legend Curtis Salgado
(208) 783-1111
Silver Mountain
19-21 (208) 753-7151
Wallace Chamber
20-21 Huckleberry Heritage Festival, August 20-21, 2010
Huckleberry Festival 2010 in Wallace
(208) 753-7151
21 Wallace Rotary's Huckleberry Pancake Breakfast (208) 753-7151
21 5K Huckleberry Run (208) 753-7151

4-6 click to open letter size pdf poster for Under the Freeway Flea Market
sixth annual Under the Freeway Flea Market
click image to open letter size pdf poster
(208) 753-2911
Rich Asher
15-18 Elks Roundup in Wallace (208) 753-4255

TBA Mid-October Annual Pig Feed in Murray
(1st Sat in Elk Season)
(208) 682-3901
Sprag Pole
21-24 click for information on Silver Summit 2010 Silver Summit 2010
8th Annual International Conference on Silver Investment
  • Thursday Friday in Spokane ... serious discussions and exhibits
  • Saturday Sunday in and under Wallace ... optional fun and mine tours
(208) 556-1621

6-7 Arts & Crafts Fair in Osburn
crafts, lunch, music, drawings, demonstrations
(208) 556-0146
Silver Hills Elementary

4 Yuletide Celebration in Wallace (208) 753-7151
Wallace Chamber

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